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50 of the Greatest Literary Moments on TV
"Northern Exposure" --- hyper-literary show, in which you can always expect Chris to be reading a good book on the air to an indifferent town.
Holling says, "I need to get my hands down into the soil. I need to fill my lungs with the air of freshly plowed fields. I need to plant something." He's sad when his back goes out before he can plant any seeds, but then he finds out Shelly is pregnant, from "Mud and Blood" S4, E23.
“There’s a dark side to each and every human soul. We wish we were Obi-Wan Kenobi, and for the most part we are, but there’s a little Darth Vader in all of us. Thing is, this ain’t no either-or...